Join Art In Voyage out in the American West for an unforgettable Montana travel experience and taste of the Southern way of life. For Montana Master Chefs 2020, our friends at Paws Up are celebrating a region that artfully combines storied culinary traditions with boundary-pushing innovations. All-star chefs from hotbed cities across the South will meet up at the Estate to collaborate on the most inventive, mouthwatering gourmet meals this side of the Mississippi. It’s cuisine you won’t find anywhere else, and it all takes place in a setting like no other—the sprawling, adventurous landscape of Montana. Take your pick from an endless array of outdoor activities, from horseback riding to ATV tours and mountainside rappelling. Delicious spirits, live musical performances and luxe accommodations serve as the perfect dessert. Join Art In Voyage out in the American West for an unforgettable taste of the Southern way of life.
SPECIAL: Share a 2-bedroom Timber home with 4 friends for $3,292/person ALL included
Every year, a handful of the country’s most exciting and talented chefs gather in Montana for an adventure-packed weekend that’s every foodie’s dream. Join our visiting chefs as they collaborate on mind-blowing cuisine, engage in a friendly cook-off competition and lead the way on thrilling outdoor activities. In between bites, you’ll explore the best of a Montana travel experience...vast wilderness, rocking out to live music and kicking back in rustic glamour in your luxury en suite glamping tent!
You'll enjoy the spoils of true culinary passion from Chef David Bancroft (Auburn, AL), Chef Nina Compton (New Orleans, LA), Chef Kevin Gillespie (Atlanta, GA), Chef Cheetie Kumar (Raleigh, NC), Chef Kelly Fields (New Orleans, LA), Chef Virginia Willis (Atlanta, GA), Featured Distiller Harlen Wheatley of Buffalo Trace (Frankfort, KY) and featured sommelier Steven Grubbs (Atlanta, GA) and wine expert Lyle Railsback (New York, NY). The lineup is sure to excite the senses!
You are greeted at the airport by our private concierge, embarking on a 35-minute scenic drive to Paws Up Resort. After check-in and lunch, the resort is hosting a happy hour meet and greet with featured wine and spirits experts and beverage purveyors, followed by a delightful multi course dinner featuring guest chefs and wine and spirits pairings by featured experts. Live music to follow. For your accommodations over the next 3 nights, choose between our Glamping option or our Big Timber homes.
Today, breakfast and lunch are at leisure (yet included) with multiple activity choices: Wilderness Adventure, spa services or cooking demo. There is a multitude of choices, many included in your package. Start your evening early with a wine or spirits tasting, followed by another Chef prepared dinner and wine pairing. End your night with live music and dancing or maybe a romantic soak in your copper basin tub.
Today starts as yesterday did. Breakfast at leisure, followed by a morning and afternoon full of opportunities to use your resort credit. Spend it outdoors on the range, or in the spa being pampered. Cooking demos, wine and spirits tastings and happy hour fill the day before the main event: The Master Chef Cook-off! Enjoy the series famous "Strolling Dinner" before another great live performance for dancing and socializing. Lovely way to say farewell to the Paws Up.
Wake up early to take in the fresh, crisp air that is typical of a Montana travel vacation. Sleep off the spirits and dancing. Up to you. Breakfast is at leisure, before your airport transfer and flight home. We hope you've enjoyed your taste of Montana.
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All listed retreats (hotels, villas and barges) are, at times, subject to changes. If replaced, similar or higher standards will be upheld.
In case of a cancelation at more than 60 days prior to departure, your deposit will be returned minus a $250 per person administrative fee.
NEW! Find a replacement at least 30 days prior to departure and your journey will be fully refunded, minus a $250 per person administrative fee.